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The Government’s official road safety website. This contains guidance for all road users and has detailed information about the law regarding child car seats.
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A very useful site from the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents. It gives comprehensive advice about all aspects of child car restraints and has excellent illustrations.
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A site dedicated to helping parents teach 3-4 year-old children about road safety. As well as advice for adults it has a ‘Children’s corner’ with fun online activities.
You can also contact your local authority’s Road Safety Officer for advice on all aspects of road safety including child car seats and where to buy high-visibility clothing.
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The Official Highway Code website, gives advice and guidance on safe road use for pedestrians, cyclists and car users, including the full green cross code, as well as explaining legal requirements.
Road safety matters!